It’s over between Black Panther star Forest Whitaker and his spouse, actress Keisha Nash.
The Blast stories that Whitaker filed for divorce from Nash after 22 years of marriage on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018. According to court docket paperwork obtained by the media outlet, the film star cited irreconcilable variations as the explanation for calling it quits and requested a termination within the court docket’s capacity to grant spousal help to his ex.
Whitaker, 57, and Nash, 46, tied the knot in May 1996 after assembly on the set of Blown Away two years earlier. The former couple share two kids collectively, daughters Sonnet, 22, and True, 20 (by way of Entertainment Tonight).
At the time of this writing, additional particulars surrounding their divorce proceedings have but to be revealed, and neither has publicly commented on the matter. Additionally, it’s at present unclear what precisely led to Whitaker and Nash’s breakup. However, the Star Wars actor lately took to Twitter to mirror on the vacation season, writing, “Christmas is a celebration of solidarity — a time of the 12 months once we are reminded that the bonds our households, pals, fellow residents and past are primarily based on sharing and bringing pleasure.” Alongside a gift emoji, Whitaker added, “#MerryChirstmas to you all!”
Unfortunately, Whitaker and Nash aren’t the one celeb pairing to separate in current weeks. As Nicki Swift beforehand reported, Michael Fishman, who’s finest identified for portraying D.J. Conner on Roseanne and The Conners, took steps to finish his 19-year marriage with spouse Jennifer Briner earlier this week. Amid their “amicable” breakup, the previous couple filed for a separation collectively on Thursday, Dec. 27.
Meanwhile, Arrow star Colton Haynes and celeb florist Jeff Leatham reportedly moved ahead with their very own divorce in mid-December — simply months after reconciling their relationship. While the estranged exes initially referred to as it quits after six months of marriage in May 2018, they later obtained again collectively and marked their one-year wedding ceremony anniversary on social media in late October.